Quote of the Day: Nathan Huggins on the Harlem Renaissance

The historian on the Harlem Renaissance and the "New Negro."  


Read more about Nathan Huggins’ coverage of the Harlem Renaissance here.

Henry Louis Gates Jr. is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and the director of the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African-American Research at Harvard University. He is also the editor-in-chief of The Root. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.